The table below looks at the statistics for COBIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited COBIT over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT)
Rank 135 134 126
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing COBIT 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.043% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.36% 1.52% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £51,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
COBIT
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
274 198 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.85% 8.95% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 179 129 145
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

COBIT
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

COBIT Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

COBIT
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing COBIT across the Buckinghamshire region.

COBIT Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

COBIT
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing COBIT within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -14 1 £51,000 +36.00%
COBIT
South East

COBIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT.

1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (50.00%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) IT Governance
4 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (33.33%) Release Management
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) SLA
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) CISSP
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (16.67%) Service Management
7 2 (16.67%) CISA
8 1 (8.33%) CISM
8 1 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle
8 1 (8.33%) SAP
8 1 (8.33%) UNIX
8 1 (8.33%) Windows
8 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
8 1 (8.33%) ERP
8 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
8 1 (8.33%) Security Management

COBIT
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing COBIT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited COBIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Head of IT
2 4 (33.33%) Head of Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Security
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) IT Auditor
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Auditor
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (41.67%) IT Governance
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (33.33%) Release Management
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) ERP
7 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
7 1 (8.33%) Security Management
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Information Security
7 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
7 1 (8.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CISA
2 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CRISC
3 1 (8.33%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) COSO
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP